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Troy Edward Chafin

1945 - 2013

Troy Edward Chafin, 68, of Fort Gay, W.V. passed away Friday, December 27, 2013 at his home. He was born August 20, 1945 in Newtown, W.V., a son of the late Troy and Mary Alice Boyd Chafin. He was a coal miner, and was inducted into the National Mine Rescue Hall of Fame, he was a member of the New Life Outreach of Fort Gay and was also a member of the Fort Gay Lions Club.

Survivors include, his loving wife, Nancy Lou Lambert Chafin of Fort Gay, W.V.; two daughters, Allison "Mark" Hooser of Fort Gay, W.V,; Anita "Greg" Hatfield of Beckley, W.V.; sister, Joy Chafin Barber of Cleveland, Ohio; Grandchildren, Blake Hooser and Brad "Becca" Hatfield; extended family, Ted and Wanda Lambert of Fort Gay, W.V.; Teddy and Krista Lambert of Huntington, W.V.; Don and Thelma Lambert of Forest Hills Ky.; Bonnie and Bob Crigger of Danville, Ky.; Shelia and Jim Henson of Chatteroy, W.V.; A special family friend, Dave Hensley.

Funeral services will be conducted 1:00 PM Sunday, December 29, 2013 at Young Funeral Home Chapel with Ken Crigger officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. View Memory Garden in Toler, Ky..

Visitation will be held 6:00 til 9:00 PM Saturday at Young Funeral Home.

 

Nannie R. Skeens

1904 - 2013

Nannie R. Skeens of Tabors Creek, W.V. passed away December 18, 2013 at the home of her son, Morris M. Skeens of Centerville, Ohio, where she had resided for the past four years. She was born October 9, 1904, the daughter of the late Alex Robinette and late Flora Wellman Robinette.

She is survived by her son, Morris M.  Skeens, six grandchildren; Patty & Patrick Tiffan of Key West, Fla.; Nancy & Robert Mosier of Hillsboro, OR.; Karl & Susan Skeens of Gresham, OR.; Robert & Randi Skeens of Vancover, WA.; Alan Skeens of Beaverton, OR.; Pam Thaxton of St. Albans, W.V.; five great Grandchildren, Rachel Thaxton, Bill Thaxton of St. Albans, W.V.; Alexia Ortez of David CA.; Catlain, Elise Skeens of Camas, WA.; four great great Grandchildren, Sofia & Oryan Ortez of Davis CA.; Kit & Emma Grace Roberts of St. Albans, W.V.; She was preceded in death by her husband, Morris M. Skeens Sr. and all of her siblings. She was a life long member of the Spruce Lick Baptist Church, a graduate of Marshall University, she wasw an educator for 45 years, she enjoyed reading, and writing poetry and she wrote several books. She loved the art of teaching and exploring nature.

Visitation will be 6:00 til 8:00pm Friday, January 3, 2014 at Young Funeral Home , Louisa, Ky. and services will be 11:00 AM Saturday, January 4, 2014 at Young Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be at the Wellman Cemetery, Fort Gay, W.V., conducted by a great nephew, Rick Gannon.

 

Kathy Wallace Mills

1954 - 2013

Kathy Wallace Mills, 59, of Louisa, Ky.  passed away Sunday Dec. 22, 2013 at Three Rivers Medical Center. 

Kathy was born Feb. 5, 1954 in Louisa, the daughter of the late Milza and Eliza Jane Pridemore Wallace. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include her husband Joey Mills, two daughters Donna Maynard and Amy Gantt both of Louisa; a son Joseph Mills also of Louisa; three sisters Jackie Hammonds, Frances Castle, and Rachel McKenzie; a brother Mike Wallace.

Graveside funeral services will be conducted on Thursday Dec. 26th at noon at the McClure Cemetery Chapman, KY.

Arrangements are under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home.

 

Ruth Collie

1935 - 2013

Ruth Collie, 78, of Fort Gay, WV went to be with the Lord on Saturday December 21, 2013. 

Ruth was born July 20, 1935 at Webb, WV, the daughter of the late Christopher Columbus and Minnie Copley Bowens.  In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband Beldon Monroe Collie Jr. who died in 1988, a sister, two brothers, and grandson Charles Edward Sammons II. Ruth was a homemaker and member of the Webb FWB Church.

Survivors include three daughters and son-in laws Linda and Bruce Crum of Stepptown, WV, Judith and Charles Sammons and Jessica and Eugene Justice all of Crum, WV; three sons Walter Collie, Gary and wife Kimberly Collie, and Larry and wife Hazel Collie all of Fort Gay, WV; a sister Thelma Mosley Hunt of Lorain, OH, eleven grandchildren Danny, Tonia, Chris, Jason, Dawn, Joseph, J.B., Tanner, Hayley, Braxton, and Bethany; eight great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday Dec. 24th at 11:00 am at the Webb FWB Church with Bro. Wayne Meddings, Bro. Everett Meddings, Bro. Kimble Copley, and Bro. Luther Dingess officiating. Burial will follow in the Joe Sammons Cemetery at Webb, WV.

Friends may call after 6:00 pm Monday at the Wilson Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be made at www.wilsonfuneralhomeky.com

Willis Napier

1932 - 2013

Willis Napier, 81, of Fort Gay, WV went to be with the Lord on Saturday December 21, 2013 at the Three Rivers Medical Center. Willis was born October 5, 1932 at Haney, WV the son of the late Elzie and Ella Napier. He retired from Inco Alloy maintance department, member of the Oak Grove Church, and served in the United State Army during the Korean War.

Survivors include his loving wife Wanda O’Brian Napier, a daughter Tina Perdue, five sons Willis Ray (Miranda) Napier, Rick (Charlotte) Napier, Doyle (Michelle) Napier, Carl Douglas (Darla) Napier, and David (Amy) Napier;  a brother Wilkie Napier, four sisters Effie Steele, Janice Branham, Anna Jean O’Brian, and Joyce Wellman, nine grandchildren Cassie Scaldaferri, Jeremy Napier, Carla Maynard, Jayson Napier, Mason Napier, Shaylan Napier, Shylah Napier,  Bobbi Renae Napier, and Jaylan Perdue; seven great grandchildren Cecily Napier, Sophia Napier, Chase Napier, Adrian Scaldaferri, Breeligh Napier, Aubrey Shea Napier, and Alexander Scaldaferri.

Funeral services will be conducted on Monday Dec. 23rd at 2:00 pm at the Oak Grove Church with Rev. Mack Cyrus, Rev. Tom Kitts, and Rev. Luther Dingess officiating. Burial will follow in the O’Brian Cemetery at Fort Gay, WV. 

Friends may call after 6:00 pm Sunday at the church.
  

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

Edgar Withrow Tingler, Jr.

1957 - 2013

Edgar Withrow Tingler, Jr. 56, of Louisa, KY. passed away Friday, December 20, 2013 at his home. He was born January 4, 1957 in Baltimore, Maryland, a son of the late Edgar Withrow Tingler, Sr. and Madeline Varney Setser. He was a laborer for Special Metals and a Army veteran and member of the American Legion post in Kenova, WV. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by 3 brothers; Ben Amos, Garrett Keith Amos and Earl Tingler and one granddaughter; Kaisley Lynae Meddings.

Surviving is two daughters; Jessica Lynn and Steven Meddings of Catlettsburg, KY. and Jenae Nicole and Jarrod VanHoose of Louisa, KY. Grandchildren; Kaylynn Nicole Meddings, Steven Kyle Meddings, Jenna Marie VanHoose, and Jacob Allen VanHoose.

Funeral services will be 2pm Monday, December 23, 2013 at Young Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Richard Maynard officiating.

Visitation will be 11am till time of services on Monday. Burial will be in the Greenlawn Cemetery, Louisa, KY. 

Young Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Elizabeth "Sister" Ann Frazier

1943 - 2013

Elizabeth "Sister" Ann Frazier, 70, of Prichard, W.V. passed away peacefully, Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at St. Mary's Medical Center in Huntington, W.V.. She was born November 11, 1943 in Glenhayes, W.V. a daughter of the late Chriss and Lexie Kidd James. She was a homemaker and was a member of Big Hurricane Missionary Baptist Church and a member of Eastern Star. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one daughter, Robin Lynn Morrison.

Survivors include, her loving husband, Winston D. Frazier of Prichard, W.V.; one son, Winston Todd (Amy) Frazier of Louisa, Ky.; one daughter, Francis Arlene (Jeff) Ward of Gahanna, Ohio; one brother, Wallace Ray James of Asheville, Ohio; one sister, Lena Mae "Tenny" Hooser of Chillocothe, Ohio; 7 Grandchildren, Peyton Ferguson, Timothy Morrison, Cody Ward, Joshua Morrison, Lexie Frazier, Tyler Ward and Addison Frazier.

Funeral services will be conducted 1:00 PM Friday, December 20, 2013 at Young Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Tony Perry and Pastor Richard Maynard officiating. Burial will follow at Lakin Cemetery, Big Hurricane Creek.

Visitation will be 5:00 til 8:00 PM Thursday at Young Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers donate to Big Hurricane Missionary Baptist Church Building Fund P.O. Box 188 Fort Gay, W.V. 25514

Raymond Lee Osborne

1955 - 2013

Raymond Lee Osborne age 58 of Blaine, Kentucky passed away Tuesday December 17, 2013 at Three Rivers Medical Center.

Raymond was born Feb. 20, 1955 at Blaine, KY, the son of the late Hubert and Sylvia Sparks Osborne. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his late wife, Peggy Ann, and two sisters Taletha Faye Bates and Lucy Barker. He was a former Lawrence County Road Department employee and of the Baptist Faith.

Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law Tammy and Bobby Keeton of Blaine; a son and daughter-in-law Chris and Debbie Osborne of Blaine; two brothers Hubert Milton (Shirley) Osborne of Blaine and Jerry (Pam) Osborne of Ashland, KY; two half-brothers Harold (Tena) Osborne and Darrell Lowe both of Blaine; three half-sisters Patsy (Fred) Arrington of Blaine, Suzie (Larry Gene) Ratliff of Fallsburg, KY and Brenda (Danny) Slone also of Blaine; a granddaughter Totiona Keeton and two grandsons Jadan Keeton and Bradley Osborne, and a host of nieces, nephews, family, and friends.

Funeral services will be conducted on Friday Dec. 20th at 11:00 am at the Cains Creek FWB Church with Bro. Ford McKenzie and Bro. Rodney King officiating. Burial will follow in the Osborne Cemetery at Blaine, KY.

Friends may call after 3:00 pm Thursday at the Cains Creek FWB Church.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

Thomas Vance

1959 -2013

Thomas Vance, 54, of Louisa, Ky. passed away Sunday, December 15, 2013 at his home. He was born November 24, 1959 in Columbus, Ohio a son of the late Hubert and Margaret York Vance. He was a mechanic, and was a member of Richardson Chapel Church. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by sister, Anna Morris.

Survivors include his loving wife, Evelyn Sue McKenzie Vance of Louisa, Ky.; four sons, Billy Joe Vance, Charles Ray Vance, Thomas Vance Jr., and Timothy Gene Vance all of Louisa, Ky.; Grandchildren, Brody Lee Vance and Nevaeh Grace Vance; three sisters, Audrey Steiner, Donna Bailey, and Wilma Wilson all of Louisa, Ky.; two brothers, William Vance and Leburn Vance both of Louisa, Ky.;

Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 PM Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at Young Funeral Home Chapel with Greg Caudill and Gene Davis officiating. Burial will follow at the Torchlight Cemetery.

Visitation will be 5:00 til 9:00 PM Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at Young Funeral Home Chapel.


Joey “Tiny” Morgan

1971 - 2013

Joey “Tiny” Morgan, 42, of Gilbert, WV passed away Friday December 13, 2013 at the Logan Regional Medical Center following a sudden illness. Joey was born July 26, 1971 at Mullins, WV, the son of Albert Joe and Jone Carol Blankenship Morgan. He was a logger.

In addition to his parents survivors include his wife Joni Hatfield Morgan, three sons Zachary, Joseph, and Seth Morgan all at home; and a daughter Kathlyn Morgan also at home; a brother Michael Morgan of Simon, WV, and a sister Lorie Mounts of Gilbert, WV. He was preceded in death by a son Patrick Morgan.

Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday Dec. 18th at 1:00 pm at the Carl Wolford Church by Bro. Billy Deskins and Bro. Greg Rice. Burial will follow in the Hatfield Cemetery at Horse Pen, WV.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home Louisa, KY.

Jeff Savage

1966 - 2013

Jeff Savage, 47, of Louisa, KY went home to be with the Lord Wednesday December 11, 2013 at Kings Daughters Medical Center surrounded by his loving family.

Jeff was born August 5, 1966 in Columbus, Ohio, the son of Jess and Bertha Pack Savage. He was a heavy equipment operator for Pen Coal and of the Baptist Faith.

In addition to his parents he is survived by his loving wife Angie (Fluty) Savage, a son Jared Savage, a brother David (Della) Savage, and a sister Tina (Tommy) Ramey and many nieces and nephews. He was a loving husband and father who made it his priority for the care and happiness of his family.

Funeral services will be conducted on Sunday December 15th at 1:00 pm at the Wilson Funeral Home with Rev. Bobby Workman and Rev. Jimmy Osborne officiating. Burial will follow in the Yates-Benard Cemetery at Louisa.

Friends may call after 5:00 pm Saturday at the Wilson Funeral Home.

 

Cebron Browning

1937 - 2013

Cebron Browning, 76, of Prichard, WV. passed away Friday, December 13, 2013 at St. Mary's Medical Center in Huntington, WV. He was born January 1, 1937 in Dunlow, WV. a son of the late Jennings Browning and Jessie Wallace Napier. He was a retired bus driver for the Wayne Co. Board of Education. He was also preceded in death by two brothers; Jay and Charles Browning, sister; Anita Jarvis and two grandchildren; Isaac and Kaytlyn.

Surviving is two sons; Dempsey Browning of Louisa, KY. and Charles Edward Browning of Fort Gay, WV. Brothers; Robert Maynard of Kenova, WV. , Elva Maynard of Ceredo, WV., Doug Browning of Columbus, Ohio, Sisters; Terry Thompson of Columbus, Ohio,  Barbara Ray of Circleville, Ohio and grandchildren; Amanda and Clayton Browning.

Funeral services will be 11am Monday at Young Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mack Ray Cyrus officiating. Burial will be in the Dan Wallace Cemetery at Dunlow, WV.

Visitation will be 6-9 on Sunday at the Young Funeral Home Chapel.

Alma Lee (Vipperman) Bevins Burgess

1930 - 2013

Alma Lee (Vipperman) Bevins Burgess age 83, of Annandale Virginia passed away December 5, 2013, at Golden Living Center. Alma was born November 13, 1930 at Belfry Kentucky, daughter of the late Okey and Rosetta Vipperman.

She was proceeded in death by two sisters JoAnn (Bunkie) Clark, Jeanette Farley and her husband Richard Burgess.

She is survived by two daughters, Shirley (Randle) Anselmi, Dreama (Wayne) Morefield, one son, Rickie (Lyndella) Bevins, two sisters Nancy Marchant, Phyllis DiMauro, eight grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, and her good friend Virginia Ralston.

Alma was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother whose primary goal in life was the happiness of her family.

Graveside services will be conducted at a later time at Arlington National Cemetery in Washington DC.

 

Dianna Jean McClary Robertson

1947 - 2013

Dianna Jean McClary Robertson, 66, of Fort Gay, W.V. passed away November 5, 2013 at her home. She was born October 18, 1947 in Columbus, Ohio a daughter of the late Ivan and Anita Schaffer McClary. She was a homemaker and was a member of Oak Grove Church. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Robertson; daughter, Janet Lynn Robertson;
 

Survivors include, one daughter, Barbara Robertson of Fort Gay, W.V.; one son, Frank Jr. Robertson of Fort Gay, W.V.; sisters, Donna Lowe of Chillicothe, Ohio; Mary Samborsky of Ohio; brothers, Mike McClary of Florida; Danny McClary of Columbus, Ohio.

Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 pm Friday, December 13, 2013 at Oak Grove Church with Rev. Mack Ray Cyrus officiating. Burial will follow at the Robertson Cemetery, Fort Gay, W.V.

Visitation will be after 5:00 pm Thursday at Oak Grove Church.

Rickie Lee Webb

1979 - 2013

Rickie Lee Webb, age 34, of Louisa, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 7, 2013 at the Community Hospice Care Center of Ashland, KY.  Rickie was born December 5, 1979 in Ashland , KY. He is the son of Lee and Lois (Isaac) Webb.  
 
In addition to his parents Rickie is survived by his brother Marcus Webb of Louisa, a sister Leah Webb also of Louisa,  and his grandfather, Herbert Webb of Fort Gay, West Virginia.
 
Rickie is preceded in death by his Maternal Grandparents, Rev. Gallie and Helen Isaac and his paternal grandmother Lydia Webb.
 
Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 pm on Tuesday December 10th  at the Isaac Park Church.  Bro Mack Ray Cyrus and Bro Tommy VanHoose will be officiating.
 
Burial will follow in the Isaac Park Cemetery.
 
Friends may call after 5:00pm on Monday December 9th at the Isaac Park Church.
 
Online condolences can be made @ www.wilsonfuneralhomeky.com
 
Arrangements are under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home, Louisa Ky. 

Virginia Ruth Adkins

1931 - 2013

Virginia Ruth Adkins of Louisa, Ky. passed away at Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland on December 6th, 2013.

She was born on January 19, 1931 in Richardson, Ky. to Arch and Ferbie Borders. She was a homemaker and loving mother to eight children. She also had a big part in raising one granddaughter, Kirsten Clancy of Chapel Hill, North Carolina. She loved each and every child and made sure there was always plenty to eat for everyone. Going to flea markets was her biggest enjoyment. She was preceded in death by three children, Eddie, Jody, and Sandy.

Survivors include her husband of 66 years, Dallas Adkins and sister Nell Borders of Louisa. Surviving children include, Archie Adkins of Louisa, Freddie Adkins of Louisa, Gloria Jean Christian of Louisa, Doris Burchett of Louisa, and Steve Adkins of Louisa.

At her request, there will be no visitation and a graveside service will be held at Pinehill Cemetery, Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 2:00 PM. In lieu of flowers please contribute to your local humane society or Community Hospice Care Center. 2330 Pollard Rd., Ashland, Ky. 41101.

Juanita Elizabeth McGranahan

1941 - 2013

Juanita Elizabeth McGranahan, 72, of Louisa, Ky. passed away Thursday, December 5, 2013 at Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, Ky. She was born October 17, 1941 in Catlettsburg, Ky. a daughter of the late Andy and Laura Hicks Lemons. She was a homemaker. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Jack McGranahan who passed away in 2006.

Survivors include, daughter, Nancy Newsome of Louisa, Ky.; two sons, Jackie McGranahan of Louisa, Ky.; Andrew Vanover of Indiana; sister, Dora Dowdy of Catlettsburg, Ky.; Granddaughter, Elizabeth Newsome; Great Grandson, Christopher Waddle.

Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 AM Sunday, December 8, 2013 at Garrett Chapel Church with Pastor Willie May officiating. Burial will follow at the McGranahan Cemetery, Louisa, Ky.

Visitation will be 6:00 til 9:00 PM Saturday at Young Funeral Home.

 

Loraine Thompson Edwards

1934 - 2013

Loraine Thompson Edwards, 79, of Norris Fork Road, died December 4, 2013 at her residence. She was born at Norris, August 17, 1934, a daughter of the late Grayden and late Oklahoma Estep Thompson. She was preceded in death by her husband, Everett Edwards, who died April 21, 1990.
 

Survivors include her daughters, Daisy Young and husband Jim, of Chapman, Bonnie Edwards, of Norris Fork, and Darlene Jude, and husband, Randall of Thompson Fork. A grandson, Jasen Randall Jude and wife, Peyton of Thompson Fork Road, two great grandsons, David Albert Dean Jude, Eli Randall Jude and a step granddaughter, Gabriella Lynn Dotson.

Funeral Services will be conducted 1:00 PM Saturday, December 7, 2013 at Spencer Freewill Baptist Church under the direction of Young Funeral Home, with Ronald Childers and Roger Ross officiating.

Visitation will be at Spencer Freewill Baptist Church after 2:00 PM Friday, December 6, 2013.

Burial will be in the Thompson Family Cemetery.

Troy Bryant

1927 - 2013

Troy Bryant, 86, of Charley, KY went to be with the Lord on Monday December 2, 2013 following a brief illness. Troy was born March 5, 1927 at Charley, KY, the son of the late George and Ollie Hayes Bryant. He was a retired sawmill worker and the oldest member of the Charley Free Will Baptist for 65 years. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a daughter Juanita Cordle, a grandson Steve Bryant, and a great great grandson James Bryan Smith.

Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law Joyce and Roger Smith of Blaine, KY; a son and daughter-in-law Troy Jr. and Deborah Bryant of Charley, KY; a sister Avenell Tarring of Louisa, KY; nine grandchildren, fifteen great grandchildren, and a great great granddaughter.

Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday Dec. 5th at 11:00 am at the Charley Free Will Baptist Church with Rev. Willie Gene Hayes and Rev. Todd Webb officiating. Burial will follow in the Judd Cemetery at Norris, KY. 

Friends may call after 2:00 pm Wednesday at the Charley Free Will Baptist Church.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

Judy Ann Boyd

1959 - 2013

Judy Ann Boyd, 54, of Nats Creek passed away Saturday November 30, 2013 at her home following a long illness.

Judy was born May 30, 1959 at Hazard, KY the daughter of Virgil Lee and Dorothy Faye Armes Marcum. She was a medical assistant.

In addition to her parents she is survived by her husband Henry “Skip” Boyd Jr., a daughter Janet (Joey) Fitch of Louisa, KY, son Henry (Sandra Gail) Boyd IV also of Louisa, three sisters Connie Lee Jewell of Louisa, Rosa Daughtery of Redkey, IN, and Brenda Sue Most of Burnside, KY; three brothers Virgil, Kenneth, and Lawrence David Marcum all of Louisa; four grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday Dec. 3rd at 7:00 pm at the Wilson Funeral Home with Dale Riffe officiating. Friends may call after 5:00 pm Tuesday until time of services at Wilson Funeral Home.

Justin Ryan Harless

1997 - 2013

Justin Ryan Harless, 16, of Prichard, W.V. passed away Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at Three Rivers Medical Center in Louisa, Ky.

He was born March 25, 1997 in Huntington, W.V. a son of Clarence Harless Jr. and Deana Michelle Blankenship. He was a student. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Cay Blankenship and Clarence Harless.

Survivors include, Mother, Deana Blankenship of Prichard, W.V.; father, Clarence Harless, Jr. of Paintsville, Ky.; sister, Tenesha (Josh) Robertson of Fort Gay, W.V.; half sisters, Kim Branham of Louisa, Ky.; Brittany Harless of Louisa, Ky.; half brother, Brandon Harless of Louisa, Ky.; Maternal Grandmother, Gail Robertson of Prichard, W.V.; Paternal Grandmother, Helen Harless; special maternal great grandmother, Lucy Wright of Prichard, W.V.; special nephew, Branson Proctor of Fort Gay, W.V.;

A Graveside service will be conducted 2:00 PM Friday, November 29, 2013 at Christian Family Cemetery in Prichard, W.V. with Bro. Ron Scarberry officiating. Visitation will be 11:00 am til 1:30 pm Friday at Young Funeral Home.

Terry “Doc” Clark

1943 - 2013

Terry “Doc” Clark 70 of Louisa, KY formerly of Baltimore, Ohio passed away Tuesday November 26, 2013 following a brief illness. Terry was born Feb. 1, 1943 at Lancaster, Ohio the son of Mary L. Landis Clark and the late Clyde N. Clark. He was a retired employee of the Worthington Industries Cylinder Division.

Survivors include his loving wife Shirley Sain Clark, daughter and son-in-law Jennifer and C.J. Perkins of Louisa, son Terry Lee Clark Jr. of Louisa, mother Mary L. Landis Clark of Hillsboro, NC, sisters Judy (Pat) Dorman of Louisa, Christine (Kenneth) Pinkerton of Hillsboro, NC, and Margaret (P.J.) Etheredge of West Palm Beach, FL; brother Clyde (Cathy) Clark of Johnsontown, OH; three grandchildren Ashleigh Clark, Dylan Clark, and Cameron Perkins; three adopted grandchildren Melody Anthony, Hannah Daniels, and Grayson Daniels.

Funeral services will be conducted on Sunday December 1st at 5:00 pm at the Johnson-Smith Funeral Home Baltimore, Ohio with Bro. William Lavery officiating.  Friends may call from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm  Saturday November 30th at the Wilson Funeral Home Louisa, KY. and from 3:00 pm Sunday until time of services at the Johnson-Smith Funeral Home Baltimore, Ohio.

Graveside services will be 2:00 pm Monday December 2nd at the Floral Hills Memory Gardens at Baltimore, Ohio.

Local care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home Louisa, KY.


 

Mailyn Leigh Chandler

2005 - 2013

Mailyn Leigh Chandler, age 8, of Louisa, died Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at Cabell - Huntington Hospital in Huntington, WV. Mailyn was born August 9, 2005 in Huntington, WV. She is the daughter of Jeremy and Amy (Moore) Chandler.

In addition to her parents she is survived by two brothers: Trey Moore and Devin Chandler and also her Maternal Grandmother, Wanda Moore. She is also survived by a host of loving aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

Mailyn is preceded in death by her brother, Sleven Chandler and her Maternal Grandfather Jerry Dean Moore.

The funeral will be held 1:00 pm on Sunday, November 17, 2013 at the Richardson Chapel Primitive Baptist Church, with Rev Tommy Meade and Rev Ralph Hogston officiating. Burial will follow in the Slevens Garden Cemetery

Friends may call on Friday, November 15 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm and Saturday, November 16 from 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Church.
Arrangements are under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home.

Funeral Service: Sunday, November 17, 2013 1:00 PM Richardson Chapel Primitive Baptist Church, Richardson, KY

Visitation: Friday, November 15, 2013 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Church; Saturday, November 16, 2013 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Church.

Interment: Slevens Garden Cemetery, Cattletsburg, KY

 

Dorothy Ann Posten New

1919 - 2013

Dorothy Ann Posten New, 94, widow of Homer U. New,  passed away Tuesday, November 12th  at the Springfield Ohio Masonic Home. Visitation will be at Wilson Funeral Home, Louisa, Ky on Saturday November 16, 2013 from 5-7 pm. Funeral Services will be conducted Sunday November 17, 2013 at Big Hurricane Missionary Baptist Church, Fort Gay, WV with  Pastor Tony Perry officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenlawn cemetery in Louisa, Ky.
 
Dorothy was born April 8, 1919 in Morgantown, WV, a daughter of the late Curtis Thornton Posten and Nell Rebecca Posten. After her husband of fifty six years retired, they moved back to his hometown of Kenova. She was a member of the Kenova United Methodist Church where she sang in the Senior Choir. Her life was devoted to her family, to being a Girl Scout leader, teaching children in Sunday School, playing her piano for her churches and volunteering many years at Cabell Huntington Hospital. Dorothy loved people and was devoted to her church and bible studies.

Surviving are three daughters; Judy Brinson (Bob) of Charleston South Carolina, Sally Mizerik of Ceredo, WV and Laura Schmitt (Jeff) of Springfield, Oh. Two sons; H.P. “Corky” New of Prichard, WV and Curtis A. New (Debbie) of Lewisburg, Ohio. One brother, Charles L. Posten of Liberty , W.V. Nine grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren.

Dorothy was preceded in death by two brothers, David Posten of Kanawha City, WV and Donald Posten of California and a daughter in law, “Peggie” New of Prichard, WV.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Big Hurricane Baptist Church Building fund, Fort Gay WV
 

Arrangements are under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home, Louisa,Ky
Online condolences can be made at wilsonfuneralhomeky.com

 

Dallas Dewey Sammons

1926 - 2013

Dallas Dewey Sammons, 87, of Prestonsburg, Ky. passed away Wednesday, November 13, 2013 in Louisa, Ky. He was born May 6, 1926 in Prestonsburg, Ky. a son of the late Dewey and Elva Branham Sammons. He was a retired Clerk for the United States Postal Service, United States WWII Army Veteran and a member of Pleasant Home Baptist Church in Prestonsburg, Ky. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by brother, Denver Sammons of Hollywood, Fla.; Grandson, James Neil Lester;
 

Survivors include his loving wife of 63 years, Ruby Faye Sammons of Prestonsburg, Ky.; two daughters, Rose (Jim) Lester of Louisa, Ky.; Dallas Faye Sammons of Morehead, Ky.; brother, Arliss (Priscilla) Sammons of Prestonsburg, Ky.; sisters, Evelyn Goble of Prestonsburg, Ky.; Ethel (Dean) Sammons Murray also of Prestonsburg, Ky.; two grandchildren, Melanie (James) Sparks; Marc (Morgan) Lester.

Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 PM Sunday, November 17, 2013 at the First United Methodist Church, Arnold Ave., Prestonsburg, Ky. with Rev, Wayne Watts officiating. Burial will follow at the Gethsemane Gardens Cemetery, Prestonsburg, Ky.

Visitation will be 5:00 til 9:00 PM Saturday, November 16, 2013 at Carter Funeral Home, Prestonsburg, Ky.

In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the following organizations, Louisa United Methodist Church Building Fund, Pine Hill Road, Louisa, Ky. 41230; Christian Social Services, P.O. Box 147 Morehead, Ky. 40351; Gideons International.